Competitive Salary
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Charlotte Waters
Practice area
Full time
Contract type
Develop your finance career and become an integral part of a Legal 500 practice in West Sussex.

The Firm
Our client is a progressive, multi-office practice focusing on new and innovative approaches to the provision of legal services. Having built a strong and loyal client base, extending beyond the South East into the capital and overseas; they have a strong reputation for investing in top talent with vision and expertise which has led to numerous departments being recommended in the UK legal directories. A collaborative firm, with a good working environment, they are now seeking to add to their team.

The Role
A rare opportunity has now arisen for a pro-active and ambitious Revenue Controller to join a thriving finance team based in Crawley. Taking on responsibility for all aspects of Working Capital Management within a designated department, the successful Revenue Controller will work closely with Partners to encourage them to reduce aged Debt and WIP and maximise the firm’s revenue and cash collection. Duties will include: maintaining internal controls; preparing management reports; monthly reviews of WIP and unpaid bills with fee earners; daily banking of cheques and cash receipts; credit control and credit check activities; identifying write-offs and; handling internal and external client queries.

Good knowledge of all aspects of WIP management and the ability to liaise with clients, Partners and stakeholders of all levels is essential. If you possess excellent numeracy skills and would like to play an integral part in the continued success of the finance team, this position is not to be missed.

The Candidate
Applications are welcomed from Revenue Controllers and Finance Professionals with solid experience working within accounts;
Possess excellent communication and client care skills across all levels;
Candidates will need to demonstrate the ability to distinguish between client and office transactions;
Previous credit control experience gained within the legal framework is desirable;
Strong IT skills with particular expertise using Excel will be essential;
Be highly numerate with previous SAR and VAT experience advantageous;
Consider yourself professional, personable and detail orientated.


For further details of this Revenue Controller vacancy, please contact Charlotte quoting reference C01294361.


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